Tektronix Test Equipment SPG1000 Specs
The Tek SPG 1000 TV Sync Generator is a multi-format HDTV Sync Generator. Designed to support the HDTV production environment, the Tek SPG 1000 also provides a genlock function and an external clock source for the TSG1000 Series Programmable and HDTV Generators.
The Tek SPG 1000 provides master and slave sync generator capabilities for multi-format HDTV production environment. Independent selection of output and genlock input formats (see Table 1), timing advance and delay controls and timing presets provide flexibility in system integration. In the absence of an incoming reference signal, the Tek SPG 1000 automatically switches to its own stable internal reference.
The Tek SPG 1000 test signal complement is designed to support the operational requirements of the typical post production environment. These include picture monitor setup signals and color bars for tape leaders.
The Tek SPG 1000 test signal set includes:
- 100% color bars
- Pluge with white clip indicator
- Black, grey, white and red fields
- Convergence pattern with 5% overscan markers
- 5 step grey scale
- Timing signal with 1 ns markers
Test signals are provided in GBR and Y, PB, PR format.
Controls and Indicators:
All Tek SPG 1000 operating selections and timing adjustments may be made from the front panel. Once all selections are made, the front panel controls may be disabled to prevent accidental changes to user settings. The vacuum fluorescent front panel display provides information on the front panel function currently selected.